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Henry Stephen Fox

1791–1846

Diplomat. Minister plenipotentiary to Buenos Aires, 1831–2; Rio de Janeiro, 1833–6; Washington, D.C., 1836–44. Uncle of Charles James Fox Bunbury. Formed a herbarium at Rio de Janeiro.

Source

R. Desmond 1977, DNB.

Bibliography

Desmond, Ray. 1977. Dictionary of British and Irish botanists and horticulturists, including plant collectors and botanical artists. 3d ed. London: Taylor and Francis.

DNB: Dictionary of national biography. Edited by Leslie Stephen and Sidney Lee. 63 vols. and 2 supplements (6 vols.). London: Smith, Elder & Co. 1885–1912. Dictionary of national biography 1912–90. Edited by H. W. C. Davis et al. 9 vols. London: Oxford University Press. 1927–96.

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